762-994-0311
1220 George C Wilson Drive, Suite C
Augusta, GA 30909

Jeff Newman

May 19, 1960 - August 20, 2019

On August 20, 2019 Jeff Newman of Grovetown, loving husband of Karen Thomas Newman, passed away.  He leaves behind his mother and stepfather Mrs. Clarissa N. (Tom) Culbreth, sisters Mrs. Brenda Chester, Mrs. Frances (Al) Hooks, Mrs. Judy (Terry) Bowley; two stepsons Travis (Mirenda) Petrea, Scott (Candice) Petrea; step-grandchildren Ganon Mitchell, Aaron Mitchell, and Courtney Vincent.  He was preceded in death by his father Guy Newman and brother Terry Newman.

Jeff was an employee of the City of Grovetown Water Department.  He was a soft-spoken kind-hearted person who was a devoted family man.  He enjoyed drawing, painting, singing, and making music. He had a deep love for music, especially the guitar which he began playing at an early age.  He was a talented musician not only on the guitar but also with singing.  He touched many lives with his musical talents.  Jeff, along with his singing and playing, will be missed and remembered by his family and many friends.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, August 23, 2019 in the chapel at Bellevue Memorial Gardens, 4501 Wrightsboro Rd, Grovetown, Georgia.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Dr., S-C, Augusta, GA 30909.  762-994-0311

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MC
Karen, Thinking of you. I'm so sorry for your loss.
Mesha Chance Wind - August 26 at 4:12 PM
BN
Aunt Clarissa my thoughts and prayers are with you and Jeff’s wife and family y’all are in my prayers.
Bonnie Newman - August 23 at 9:12 PM
Ra
Jeff, you were a fantastic cousin in-law. You were very talented in the music department and took very great care of my cousin Katie Bell. Look up daddy and yall can gam out like the olden days. Karen, I'm so sorry for your loss. Me and Jimmy will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
Renee' and Jimmy Gowan - August 22 at 1:51 PM
DH
"Jeffro" you are my Brother in music. If it wasn't for you I wouldn't know how music really feels much less play.. you are an amazing musician not only on the guitar but anything with strings. You was always a great part of my life and a great insperasion not only in music but just being you. Thank you for teaching me so much about life and music. I know you'll be playing music on the Grandest stage there is now. Fly high my friend, my Cuz, my Brother.
David Hunt - August 22 at 8:57 AM
DH
"Jeffro" you are my Brother in music. If it wasn't for you I wouldn't know how music really feels much less play.. you are an amazing musician not only on the guitar but anything with strings. You was always a great part of my life and a great insperasion not only in music but just being you. Thank you for teaching me so much about life and music. I know you'll be playing music on the Grandest stage there is now. Fly high my friend, my Cuz, my Brother.
David Hunt - August 22 at 8:57 AM
Ea
To our GA family our thoughts and prayers are with you, Jeff will always be in our hearts and missed. Know that we are with you in spirit and love. We will all treasure the memories.....With love Debbie and Ernie Inglett
Ernie and Debbie Inglett - August 22 at 8:49 AM
GJ
Sorry for your loss. He was a great man and enjoyed listening to his Music. He will be missed. Prayers for his family?? Gloria Griffith
Gloria J Griffith - August 22 at 8:38 AM
LC
My sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved Jeff, Karen. Prayers for each of your family members. Travis, hugs and much love to you and Mirenda. ? Lou Cook
Lou Cook - August 22 at 6:09 AM
RP
Sweet Karen, So so sorry for your loss of Jeff. You are in my prayers and may God grant you peace in the days to come. ?? Love to you and your family, Rosemary
Rosemary Pilcher - August 22 at 5:14 AM
WM
So sorry to hear of his passing Karen my prayers are with you and the family. I will away remember singing with him at a early age back in our teens. He really loved music as I did to he could make tears come to your eyes with his music .God blessed him with the talent to play and sing and he used it well. love you my friend
Wanda Maddox - August 21 at 7:43 PM
AV
Thoughts & prayers are with you all. He was such a special soul ! Sing with the angels "Jefro"
Angela VanMaanen - August 21 at 6:45 PM
SA
I'm thinking of Karen and her family in this time of grief and thinking fondly of how wonderful it was to have Jeff in my life. Playing with Jeff was very special and knowing Jeff and his great sense of humor was a gift I will treasure always.
Steve Allen - August 21 at 4:34 PM
LS
Your music will live on in my heart Jeffro. Heaven indeed gained an angel. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Lou Spradley - August 21 at 4:24 PM
Ha
Our thoughts and prayers are with Karen and Aunt Clarissa and the family. Jeff will be forever in ours heart.
Harry and Dorothy Hensley - August 21 at 3:56 PM
LN
Jeff will always have a special place in my heart. So kind and talented. My thoughts are with my Aunt Clarissa, Karen, and all of our family and friends. Jeff was a genuine and beautiful soul, who will be missed by so many. Im sure there is such an awesome reunion in heaven today full of hugs laughter, and music.
Lori Newman - August 21 at 2:16 PM